Connecticut to consolidate IT into single agency

by • 4 weeks ago

Gov. Ned Lamont ordered the centralization of IT staff from about 40 agencies into a single statewide organization.

Connecticut to launch new online tax portal next week

by • 7 months ago

Connecticut's new tax-filing system, to go live next week, will replace a legacy system built in 2002.

Hartford, Connecticut, announces plan to build free citywide Wi-Fi

by • 9 months ago

Mayor Luke Bronin said the new network will provide access to education and economic opportunity in every neighborhood.

Pandemic put states' digital modernization efforts in the spotlight

by • 12 months ago

CIOs' aspirations to improve government services and automate workflows are suddenly being tested by a global health crisis few were prepared to face.

'Not business as usual' for government's tech workers

by • 1 year ago

State and local technology officials say they're being confronted with new tasks, like preparing what could soon become extra intensive care medical facilities.

Connecticut picks financial sector IT security veteran as CISO

by • 1 year ago

Jeff Brown, who's led IT security divisions at companies like Citigroup and Goldman Sachs, will now lead cybersecurity operations across Connecticut state government.

Connecticut governor says new bill would enable more digital services

by • 1 year ago

The state's purchasing, digital identity management and citizen services are primed for the greatest improvements under Gov. Ned Lamont's proposal.

Connecticut launches ‘problem-based’ procurement for digital government

by • 1 year ago

State CIO Mark Raymond said the new process should yield more creative solutions, more quickly.

Connecticut plans 5G connections on commuter line to NYC

by • 1 year ago

Gov. Ned Lamont announced the purchase of new rail cars with antennas capable of amplifying 4G and 5G wireless signals passengers use during their commutes.